Fri, 01/03/2013 - 10:30
Titan Books has acquired two novels by Tim Lebbon, the author of the publisher's "The Cabin in the Woods" novelisation.
Fiction editor Cath Trechman acquired world English rights via Caspian Dennis at Abner Stein (UK) and Howard and Morhaim (US).
The Silence is a novel about the end of the world, and...
Fri, 22/02/2013 - 11:38
Titan Books has signed a gothic romance series by Freda Warrington.
World rights were signed in the four-book vampire melodrama The Blood Wine Books, described by the publisher as "'True Blood' meets 'Downton Abbey'".
Titan will reissue the first three books of the series, first published in the 1990s...
Fri, 01/02/2013 - 11:06
Titan Books has acquired three novels by science-fiction novelist, blogger and technology activist Cory Doctorow.
Fiction editor Cath Trechman bought UK and Commonwealth rights in the three novels, including the sequel to Little Brother, via Heather Baror-Shapiro at the Baror Agency.
The Rapture of the Nerds,...
Fri, 18/01/2013 - 10:55
Titan Books has acquired a military science-fiction thriller, describing it as a “the beginning of a very exciting new series”.
Seal Team 666 follows Cadet Jack Walker who is whisked away to join four US Navy SEALS, and their dog, for a special ops mission. Cath Trechman bought UK and Commonwealth rights in the...
Fri, 14/12/2012 - 10:15
Titan Books has bought American author Kieran Shea’s dystopian debut novel Koko takes a Holiday, set in a “strange and brutal hyper-commercialised future world”.
Fiction editor Cath Trechman secured world English rights from Stacia Decker at the Donald Mass Agency, for a five-figure sum. Both a paperback...
Fri, 07/09/2012 - 10:53
Titan Books has acquired two new authors, marking its move into more female-orientated fantasy fiction.
Fiction editor Cath Trechman acquired UK and Commonwealth rights to five-books series The Collegium Chronicles by Mercedes Lackey from Danny Baror of Baror International.
The first three novels are scheduled for...
Wed, 30/05/2012 - 09:24
A new novel by Stephen King, Joyland, is to be published by Titan Books imprint Hard Case Crime in June 2013.
The book will be released as a paperback first, with e-book to follow at a later date. King said: "I loved the paperbacks I grew up with as a kid, and for that reason, we're going to hold off on e-publishing...
Wed, 16/05/2012 - 08:00
Titan Books has acquired Awakening: The Art of Halo 4, which promises “never-before-seen” concept art from the new instalment in the video game franchise.
Commissioning editor Laura Price bought exclusive worldwide rights directly from Microsoft. The title will be written by gaming journalist Paul Davies....
Fri, 20/04/2012 - 10:40
Titan Books has made three acquisitions, including the official novelisation based on new Batman film “The Dark Knight Rises”.
Fiction editor Cath Trechman bought UK rights to Charlotte Markham and The House of Darkling by Michael Boccacino from Carolyn Bodkin of HarperCollins US.
The title, lined up for...
Tue, 29/11/2011 - 08:30
Titan Books has acquired a superhero story set in India and London, featuring nuclear plants, cricket, Bollywood and radical religious parties.
Fiction editor Cath Trechman bought world rights, excluding India, through John Berlyne and John Parker at Zeno Agency to the title, Turbulence by Samit Basu plus the unwritten sequel...